Richland County ND Information


Richland County Subdivisions

Richland County ND Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,374
Daytime Population: Workers 9,497
Daytime Population: Residents 6,464
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,961
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 15,273
Population in Familes 11,909
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,101
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $65,327
Average Household Income $84,965
Per Capita Income $35,823


Total Housing Units 7,568 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,514 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,185 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 869 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $149,361
Average Home Value $185,661


Total Households 6,699
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 4,118
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.04% -0.09%
Households 0.1% 0.0%
Families -0.18% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.92%
Per Capita Income   2.26%


Richland County ND - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richland County to the other 53 counties and county equivalents in North Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 9 85th
Population Density # 9 85th
Diversity Index # 25 55th
Median Household Income # 7 89th
Per Capita Income # 13 77th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.